New Delhi: Art lovers may get to savour MF Husain's paintings at the India Art Summit in New Delhi after all. Organisers had removed them from the event following threats, but now the works are likely to be displayed again as police have assured full protection.
An official from the Delhi Art Gallery, which will be showcasing Husain's works at the summit, said they are in "the process" of bringing the paintings back. "We are in the process of bringing the paintings back to the exhibition," the official told.
The art summit is being held from January 21-23 at Pragati Maidan.
"We are abiding by whatever the organisers are saying. The paintings were removed last evening," she said....more
06:22 PM, Jan 21, 2011